Category: Education

Pros and Cons of Private Christian Schools

Christian schools are a type of private school specifically catered to people of the Christian religion and because of this there are great debates on their pros and cons. Christian schools offer a wide range of pros including the teaching of Christian morals, ethics and knowledge of the Bible; they also have high standards of

CBSE Grading System – A Boon or a Bane?

Evaluation is an essential component of the education system. Evaluation helps in analysing one’s own understanding of the subjects by the students. Evaluation systems are also given a fresh new look. The old traditional system of allocation of marks has been uprooted and replaced by the modern grading system. CBSE (Central Board OF Secondary Education)

The Importance of Educational Toys in Child Development

At a certain phase of early age development, children seem to be inseparable from their toys. Although the basic purpose of toys is to simply create fun time playing, toys manufacturers are encouraged to provide educational-oriented toys in order to help children to learn and develop fundamental abilities such as cognitive thinking, physical skills, problem-solving,

English Class vs Language Arts in Education

Most schools do not put enough emphasis on the fine arts, namely, as an example–the art of language. In an English class the teacher will focus on reading skills, reading comprehension, grammar and vocabulary–but language arts is recognizing written word as an art form. Yes we do want our students to study and master the

Scavenger Hunt – Education and Entertainment

For the sake of creativity in teaching use something old and keep it new. Scavenger Hunting is a great way to teach. Not only will your students be able to learn something new but, enjoy the time doing so. During the years teaching I would look for alternative ways to teach valuable lessons. Some were

How Much Does a Radiology School Cost?

If you’re thinking about entering the world of x-ray technology, you’re probably wondering “How much does a radiology school cost?” Like most educational programs, however, the cost depends on many factors, so there is no way to give one straight answer that will apply to all schools and all students. Cost is an important factor

Who Owns the Public Schools?

Part of the series: School Is Hell Who Owns the Public Schools? “Without a real private competitive market for education in America, all that is available is what the state education central planners choose to provide.” — Richard M. Ebeling, President, The Future of Freedom Foundation The so-called “public” school system does not belong to

Philosophy on Literacy

It will be my responsibility as a teacher of language arts to challenge, motivate, and support students in becoming proficient readers, writers, speakers, listeners, and thinkers. The common goal for students is to become independent readers and writers, but the paths that they will take to achieve this goal will be very varied. Students’ learning